Monthly Archives: April 2007

U Wisc CMS: Xythos

U Wisconsin Expands Content Management to 7 Campuses …The University of Wisconsin recently expanded its licensing agreement with Xythos, developer of content management software, to include seven campuses… …According to Xythos, the content management technology was used to create My … Continue reading

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IT Literacy

Report Profiles IT Training at U.S. Universities “Dublin, Ireland-based research firm Research and Markets has released a new report that tracks how various institutions of higher learning in the United States are trying to improve the computer literacy of their … Continue reading

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CONF: Res and training Perspectives: Canadian Digital Infor Strategy

Workshop on Research and Training Perspectives on the Canadian Digital Information Strategy http://www.gin-ebsi.umontreal.ca/stra_num/index1.htm The blog for discussion and postings on these topics is at: http://blogues.ebsi.umontreal.ca/stra_num/ “The aim of this meeting is to discuss and integrate the academic perspective on digital … Continue reading

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Book: Computing in Humanities Education

Fully Online Book: Computing in Humanities Education: A European Perspective http://helmer.hit.uib.no/AcoHum/book/ Edited by: Koenraad de Smedt, Hazel Gardiner, Espen Ore, Tito Orlandi, Harold Short, Jacques Souillot, William Vaughan Chapters include: 1. Introduction 2. European studies on formal methods in the … Continue reading

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LMS: Outsourcing CMS in Iowa

Outsourcing CMS in Iowa 4/18/2007 By Linda L Briggs The Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC), made up of seven community colleges, is using an outsourced learning management system to offer its online courses to students across Iowa. The learning … Continue reading

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CFP: Xtreme Markup Language

Extreme Markup Languages®: a friendly, technically challenging, intensive, thought-provoking, argumentative, welcoming, obstreperous conference on markup, managing information, and information structures THE MARKUP THEORY & PRACTICE CONFERENCE August 7-10, 2007 Montréal, Canada http://www.extrememarkup.com/ Extreme is the leading international conference on markup … Continue reading

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Ockham Alerting Service

Ockham Alerting Service http://alert.ockham.org/ Ockham Alerting Service is a current awareness service based on National Science Foundation Digital Library content. It demonstrates a standards-based method for collecting content, providing access to it, and disseminating it on a regular basis in … Continue reading

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